Saddlewood Supports Bears for Boston Holiday Initiative

Saddlewood Elementary School families and staff support the Bears for Boston project this holiday season, donating new stuffed bears, books and blankets.  This drive was originally started in 2016 in honor of Will Rogan who had a congenital heart defect at birth. The project has been carried on each year in his memory. All items collected …

Forest Park Stuffs the Bus with Toys for Tots

Forest Park Elementary School students and staff Stuff the Bus with Toys for Tots on Dec. 7, providing gifts for less fortunate children this holiday season. First, the U.S. Marines visited classrooms to teach students about the program. Forest Park Stuff the Bus Photo Gallery

CCHS Actors Make Blankets For HATAS

While the cast and crew of A Christmas Carol were busy making magic on the stage this past weekend at Colonie Central High School, they also were busy behind the scenes making no sew blankets to donate to HATAS — the Homeless and Travelers Aid Society — for the holiday season.

Forest Park Students Are Thankful

Forest Park Elementary School recognized students during Morning Program recently for demonstrating Thankfulness, the school’s character trait for the month of November.

Shaker Road ENL Students Practice Storytelling with Puppet Partners

Students in Ms. Rossetti’s ENL Kindergarten classes at Shaker Road Elementary School had some fun practicing their storytelling skills to their special puppet partners. Students used a storyboard with pictures they drew to tell a personal story about themselves. The focus was on telling a story with a beginning, middle and end. The ability to first share their stories …

Sand Creek Captures 1st Place at First Lego Robotics

Congratulations to Sand Creek Middle School’s SoCo Robo FIRST LEGO Robotics team for finishing first place in the project portion of the robotics competition Saturday at Shenendehowa High School. Team members were Logan and Caeley in 8th grade, Chandu in 7th grade, and Max, Janelle, David, Stephen, Tian, and Shu Huai, all 6th graders. Their …

Forest Park Participating in Hour of Code Activities

Throughout the month of December, Forest Park Elementary School students are participating in an Hour of Code. This global event includes tens of millions of students from over 180 countries. The Hour of Code is an introduction to computer programming and involves breaking coding down to its most basic form. Participating in an Hour of …

Colonie Wrestling Action

Action from the Dec. 7 wrestling tournament hosted at Colonie Central High School. Photos by Robert Goo at Colonie Wrestling Photo Gallery